Source text (please read only from this text!): http://gutenberg.org/ebooks/5950During the turbulent moment in English history involving King James 1 and 6, Nigel Olifaunt, a Scottish lord, seeks to protect his family home and holdings, but who meets with recalcitrance and treachery, which eventually results in his imprisonment. But there are forces of good that help to set him free and to right injustices.
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Genres for the project: Action & Adventure Fiction; Culture & Heritage Fiction; Literary Fiction; Romance
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LibriVox recording settings: mono (1 channel), 44100 Hz sample rate, 128 kbps constant bit rate MP3. See the Tech Specs
Intro to recording:
Leave 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning.
For the first section, say:
Section # of The Fortunes of Nigel. This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, please visit librivox.org." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "The Fortunes of Nigel, by Sir Walter Scott. Chapter #[/i]."
For the second and subsequent sections, you may use the shortened intro if you wish:Section # of The Fortunes of Nigel, by Sir Walter Scott. This LibriVox recording is in the public domain." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "Chapter #"
End of recording:
Say:"End of Chapter #." [Optional, and if not stated in the intro: "Read by your name, city, date."]
If you are recording the final section of the book, add:"End of The Fortunes of Nigel, by Sir Walter Scott."
Leave 5 seconds of silence at the end.
Filename: fortunesofnigel_##_scott_128kb.mp3 where ## is the section number. (e.g. fortunesofnigel_01_scott_128kb.mp3)
Upload to the LibriVox Uploader: https://librivox.org/login/uploader
MC to select: craigdav1
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